Category Archives: Quotes
A few lines from one of the best scenes in The Comancheros: it’s when Texas Ranger Jake (John Wayne) is riding with his prisoner Paul Regret out on the plains after Regret just saved dozens of innocent lives, and Regret … Continue reading
Glenn Ford was a great actor. What’s your favorite western film of his?
This quote is from “Hondo” the 1953 western. It’s John Wayne’s rather curt and disgusted reply to Lieutenant McKay, who suggested that, due to changing circumstances and the type of person Wayne gave his promise to, he ought to break … Continue reading
“A man can keep his self-respect without having to cram it down another man’s throat. Surely you can see that Bob?”~”Shane” by Jack Schaefer
“The wrong solution to a problem is no solution at all.” ~Fess Parker as Daniel Boone
Gene Rhodes (Eugene Manlove Rhodes 1869-1934) was an old-time cowboy who became a writer of western fiction, in his fiction he had the delightful habit of pausing in the midst of the story to add a bit of non-fiction. A … Continue reading